Former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad seems to be spending his days watching U.S. sports and tweeting. As Twitchy reported Tuesday, Ahmadinejad came to the defense of Serena Williams’ “catsuit” that was banned from the French Open, making an ironic statement about freedom in the process:

Now he seems bummed that the NFL season isn’t going to include Colin Kaepernick, “one of the best Quarterbacks in the league.” That’s pretty high praise — it’s not like Kaepernick actually burned an American flag on the field; he just knelt during the anthem.